Located in Bergen city center, the Radisson Blu Royal Hotel places you within easy walking distance of some of the city’s most charming attractions. Enjoy a stroll along Bryggen wharf, the city’s historic hub and UNESCO World Heritage site. During your walk, explore the vibrant wooden buildings that line the east side of the harbor. You will also find winding alleys and busy fish markets that all complete the seaside ambiance of this Norwegian city. To experience the best views that Bergan has to offer, take the funicular railway from the city center up to Fløibanen. At 320 meters, the city vista and fjord views are impressive. Bergen is also the gateway to Norway’s magnificent west coast and the world famous fjords. Public transport is within walking distance of the hotel, and the airport is just a 20-minute drive away.
Getting to BergenBy Air
Bergen Flesland Airport (BGO) is well connected and is the second busiest airport in the country. There are many airlines operating flights across the rest of Europe and beyond. On arrival, the best way to reach the city center and Bryggen is by the airport bus, flybussen, which takes 35 minutes. The hotel is the last stop on the journey.
From Oslo, you can take the scenic Bergensbanen railway with NSB, the national train operator. The journey takes around 7 hours but you will be well rewarded with views of the beautiful countryside on Northern Europes’ highest mountain pass, Hardangervidda Plateau, which reaches 1,237 meters above sea level.
Many people choose to hire a car and drive around Norway. The west coast is full of attractions, mountainous terrain and fjords and car is the best way to get around. At Bergen Airport, you can pick up a hire car on arrival from a choice of operators.